|Chicago Railroad Pageant [fragment] - Unknown|
This educational film documents the "Wheels-a-Rolling" pageant of the Chicago Railroad Fair of 1948 and 1949. Sponsored by some 38 railroad companies along with suppliers such as The Budd Company and The Pullman Company, the fair drew thousands to its Lake Michigan shoreline location for a celebration of "100 years of railroad progress." The lengthy "Wheels-a-Rolling" pageant, written by railroad historian and visionary Edward Hungerford, presented an overview of rail and other transportation de...
Keywords: Chicago; Railroads; Transportation; Historical Reenactments
|The Lincoln-Douglas Debates, 1858 (Volume Lincoln-Douglas Debates - Reenactments) - Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection|
From the files of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
Keywords: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861; Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858; Historical reenactments